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It's been a rollercoaster season for salmon

August 21st 1:45 pm

Fishermen say it will be a stretch for total catch to reach forecasted 221 million fish

Opinion: Village's concerns should be considered in federal land management discussion

August 21st 1:43 pm

When Alaska's U.S. Senators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan hold a joint hearing in Wasilla on Monday to discuss federal land management practices in Alaska, they will not be hearing from North Slope Natives concerned with protecting important subsistence [...]

Opinion: For the sake of the Inupiat, Shell should give up drilling in the Arctic

August 21st 1:42 pm

Inupiaq people, who have inhabited the uppermost one-third of the state of Alaska, known as the Arctic, for millennia, are part of a larger circumpolar indigenous Inuit nation.

Opinion: Local leaders take action on climate change

August 21st 1:42 pm

Instead of endlessly debating, Alaska's governments are mobilizing to address issue Think global, act local. Yes, this is a cliche, but it's also a reality for borough, city and village leaders across Alaska who must confront the direct impacts of global [...]

Opinion: Child vandals remind state that rural schools need drastic improving

August 21st 1:41 pm

Across the state, children are returning to school this month, shoes laced, lunch boxes in hand. But not in Bethel. There, a group of childhood vandals allegedly managed to inflict an extraordinary amount of damage on the school, tearing through the [...]

Barge overturns, sinks in Nushagak

August 15th 7:14 pm

Crew alive, unclear about fuel leakage after vessel flips near Kokwok

Manokotak takes comments on proposed annexation

August 15th 7:14 pm

Residents voice support, with some unease about the added fish tax

BBNC to hold informational meetings

August 15th 7:13 pm

Community events slated ahead of October shareholder meeting

Unalaska Police report

August 15th 7:12 pm

As told by the Unalaska Police Department

USCG, North Pacific fuel win Tundra Golf Classic

August 15th 7:11 pm

Tournament a fundraiser for Unalaska Community Broadcasting company

Subsistence harvest of Emperor goose proposed

August 15th 7:10 pm

Limited harvest of 3,500 will be the first open season on the species since 1987

Opinion: Bristol Bay resident recalls Mount Polley aftermath one year later

August 15th 7:09 pm

One year ago today, Aug. 4, 2014, a tailings dam failed at the Mount Polley mine in British Columbia, sending 6.6 billion gallons of toxins downriver, tainting waters flowing into the Fraser River, one of Canada's most prolific salmon producers.

In Brief

August 15th 7:08 pm

GCI increases investment in cloud services in Alaska

Years Ago in the Bristol Bay Times-Dutch Harbor Fisherman

August 15th 7:07 pm

Organic backers resist labeling for fish

Students fish, float on Pungokepuk River

August 15th 6:47 pm

Science camp more than just an average summer camp

The loneliest camp on Earth

August 15th 6:45 pm

One of the quietest places in Alaska was temporarily home to a few hardy people when the Mayflower landed at Plymouth Rock.

Hearings could decide fate of fisheries

August 15th 6:43 pm

Two hearings this month could change the face of Alaska's salmon fisheries forever.

Bill would reduce overdose deaths

August 15th 6:42 pm

Heroin is killing Alaskans at alarming rates, and unless we do something to address the problem now, it will only get worse.

Opinion: Shareholders of Native corporations served by recent court ruling

August 15th 6:41 pm

In rural Alaska, when you want to find money for your social program or your fundraiser or your effort to help someone in need, more often than not, it is not the government you turn to.

Bristol Bay Campus to lose up to $196k in UAF budget cuts

August 7th 3:30 pm

No programs will be cut at this time, says campus director

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